Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Autonomous Institutions, Under Ministry of Education, Govt. of India has given IISER Admission 2021 notification on its website for for five-year dual degree (BS-MS) programme and four-year BS programme. Candidates who are interested in to join in BS and BS-MS Courses can check details and apply online mode at iiseradmission.in.
The application has to be started very soon and students can register through the official website. Admission to IISER is through three channels which include KVPY, JEE Advanced exam, and IISER Aptitude Test (IAT) conducted for State and Central board exam toppers.
Candidates who apply through the SCB channel will need to appear for IISER Aptitude Test (IAT). IAT 2021 will be a computer-based test. The application process for students who apply through SCB channel will begin in March, for KVPY channel will begin in April, and for JEE channel will begin in June, 2021.
The Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) is a great platform for those who want to turn research into a profession and grow as a scientist. Here research is done in the basic sciences which are always conducive to the welfare of the society.
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The organization, set up under the auspices of the Indian Ministry of Human Resources, has been set up in seven parts of the country. They are Berhampur (Odisha), Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh), Kolkata (West Bengal), Mohali (Punjab), Pune (Maharashtra), Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala), Tirupati (Andhra Pradesh) .
Quality teaching and advanced laboratories Digital libraries with national and international research journals are the specialty of IISER educational institutions. Internationally available research facilities, faculty with extensive experience in research and teaching are available here.
These institutions rank among the best in the annual rankings published by the National Institute of Ranking Framework (NIRF). Last year, IISER-Pune was ranked 25th and Kolkata 29th in the category of universities. And which of these is the way to admissions? What time are they? Details of how the entrance test will be.
Dual degree courses: IISER educational institutions offer BS-MS dual courses. These course duration is five to four years. Five years in Biological Science, Chemical Science, Mathematical Science, Physical Science, Earth and Environmental Science, Earth and Climate Science, Humanities and Social Science, Integrated and Interdisciplinary Sciences, Economic Sciences, Engineering.
These courses can be taken in subjects like Engineering, Geological Sciences, Integrated and Interdisciplinary Sciences etc. Engineering Sciences and Economics course can be done in four years. Fees vary by institution and semester. The BS-MS course costs a maximum of Rs.50,000/. Notification has been issued to join these courses at present.
Programmes are offered in following areas.
- Biological Sciences
- Chemical Sciences
- Earth & Climate Sciences/Earth & Environmental Sciences
- Economic Sciences
- Engineering Sciences (Chemical Engineering, Data Science & Engineering, Electrical Engineering & Computer Science)
- Geological Sciences
- Integrated & Interdisciplinary Sciences (Biological Sciences, Chemical Sciences, Data Sciences, Mathematical Sciences, Physical Sciences)
- Mathematical Sciences
- Physical Sciences
Eligibility: Candidates who have passed 10+2 or equivalent level exam with science stream in 2020 or 2021 are eligible to apply for admissions. As well as qualifying through three other types of routes. Candidates will be admitted to IISER only through Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY), JEE Advanced with rank within 10,000, and state and central board channel (SCB).
About 50 per cent of the seats in these institutions will be filled by KVPY and JEE. In addition to the remaining seats, another 50 per cent seats will be filled on the basis of merit in the IISER Special Aptitude Test for students who qualify under the SCB scheme.
Candidates who have passed class 12 and are placed in the top 20 percentile in class 12 board in science streams are eligible for admissions through one of the following channels:
Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY): Students with a valid KVPY fellowship for this academic session are eligible for admission.
JEE Advanced: Students securing rank up to 10,000 in JEE Advanced exam are also eligible.
State and Central Boards (SCB): IISER sets a cut off marks for class 12 and students who have marks equal to or above the cut off marks can apply. Students can check the official website for cut off marks. Students who are applying through SCB need to qualify the IISER Aptitude Test (IAT). IAT will be an online test and will be conducted in June.
The candidates will be selected on the basis of entrance exam. The dates will be notified soon. Those who clear the test will get admissions at the IISER campuses in Berhampur, Bhopal, Kolkata, Mohali, Pune, Thiruvananthapuram and Tirupati.
IISER Special Aptitude Test Pattern (IAT): For this, NCERT 11th and 12th class syllabus are taken as standard. The aptitude test is in Objective type. There will be 15 questions each from Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Biology. Students will be given 180 minutes to answer 60 questions. Each question will carry 3 marks and one mark will be deducted for every wrong response. This test is conducted online. All the questions in the entrance test are meant to test the students’ analytical and logical abilities. IIT-JEE Mains, Advanced level.
The test will be conducted across the country at 17 centers in the Telugu states. Among them are Anantapur, Eluru, Guntur, Kakinada, Kurnool, Nellore, Rajahmundry, Tirupati, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam, Vijayanagaram, Hyderabad, Karimnagar, Khammam, Mahabubnagar, Nizamabad and Warangal.
Syllabus: The syllabus for IAT follows the NCERT syllabus for class 10 and 12. It would have questions from physics, chemistry, mathematics and biology. Check subject-wise syllabus
Mathematics: Sets, relations and functions, trigonometric functions, inverse trigonometric functions, the principle of mathematical induction, complex numbers and quadratic equations, linear inequalities permutations and combinations, binomial theorem, sequences and series, straight lines, conic sections, introduction to three-dimensional geometry, limits and derivatives, mathematical reasoning, statistics, probability, matrices, determinants, continuity and differentiability, application of derivatives, integrals, applications of integrals, differential equations, vectors, three-dimensional geometry, and linear programming.
Physics: Physical world and measurement, kinematics, laws of motion, work, energy and power, motion of systems of particles and rigid body, gravitation, properties of bulk matter, thermodynamics, behavior of perfect gas and kinetic energy, oscillations, waves, electrostatics, current electricity, magnetic effect of current and magnetism, electromagnetic induction, alternating current, electromagnetic waves, optics, dual nature of radiation and matter, atoms, nuclei, electronic devices, and communication systems.
Chemistry: Some basic concept of chemistry, the structure of an atom, classification of elements and periodicity in properties, chemical bonding and molecular structure, states of matter, thermodynamics, equilibrium, redox reactions, hydrogen, the s-block elements, the p-block elements, organic Chemistry – basic principles and techniques, hydrocarbons, environmental chemistry. The solid-state solutions, electrochemistry, chemical kinetics, surface chemistry, general principles and processes of isolation of elements the p-block elements, the d- & f-block elements, coordination compounds, haloalkanes and haloarenes, alcohols, phenols and ethers aldehydes, ketones and carboxylic acids, organic compounds containing nitrogens, biomolecules, polymers, chemistry in everyday life.
Biology: Diversity in the living world, structural organization in animals and plants, cell structure and function, plant physiology, human physiology, reproduction, genetics and evolution, biology and human welfare, biotechnology and its application, ecology and environment.
What can you do after clearing the IISER 2020 Aptitude Test? A four year BS programme in Engineering Sciences and Economics offered at IISER Bhopal. A five year dual degree programme in Biological Sciences, Chemical Sciences, Data Science, Earth & Climate Sciences/Earth & Environmental Sciences, Economic Sciences, Engineering Sciences (Chemical Engineering, Data Science & Engineering, Electrical Engineering & Computer Science Engineering), Geological Sciences, Physical Sciences offered at the different campuses of IISER.
What other courses are there? IISER institutes also offer PhD and integrated PhD courses.MS, M.Sc., M.Tech., MBBS courses in Biological Science, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics are available in PHD. For these admissions, students must excel in the national level exams like NET / GATE / UTG-GRF / DBT / ICMR / NET-LS / Inspire PhD etc. Integrated PhD is also offered in Biological Science, Chemical Science, Mathematical Science and Physical Science subjects.
Bachelors degree holders with relevant subjects from any recognized university are eligible for these courses. Also have to qualify in National Exams JAM, JGEEBILS, JEST. Admission to these courses depends on the institution. It Fees around Rs.60,000 for a PhD and around Rs.70,000 for an integrated PhD.
IINAR-Bhopal also offers Bachelor of Science in Engineering Science and Economic Science courses. Engineering sciences include Chemical Science, Data Science and Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. Admissions can also be made through KVPY, JEE Advance, State and Central Board routes. The course fee is Rs.35,000.
Job opportunities: Many students who have completed BS-MS in these institutions are also doing PhDs in educational institutions abroad. Joins renowned institutes such as Oxford, Caltech, Cambridge, Harvard, MIT, Princeton, Max Planck. Graduates are also working as Scientific Faculty in many institutes in the country including CSIR. They are getting higher salaries.
IISERs: The Government of India has established IISERs to integrate and promote interdisciplinary science education and research. Over the years IISERs have been successfully attracting talented young minds. An overarching goal of the IISERs is to enable students to shape the nation by inventing and implementing sustainable solutions for societal problems through research in science. This is being achieved by IISER faculty of international repute together with bright students. In a short span of time IISERs have generated an incredible amount of intellectual property in the form of publications and patents.
- What is the Eligibility criteria for IISER Admission?
According to the IISER official statement, the eligibility criteria have been changed to the current scenario. It has been decided that this year, the eligibility criteria will be 60% marks in aggregate or equivalent grade for general/OBC/OBC-NEL and 55% marks in aggregate or equivalent grade for SC/ST/PWD in Class 12 or equivalent examination for candidates of science stream from all eligible boards.
- How much fees for IISER Admission?
Candidates who are selected in the first round will have to pay the seat allocation fee. Candidates for the SCB channel have to pay the fees till October 31, 2021, and candidates for the KVPY channel have to pay the fees till October 30, 2021.
- What are SCB and KVPY channels?
SCB channel is for students who have applied for IISER admission after qualifying for the IISER aptitude test (IAT) 2021. KVPY channel is for those who have qualified for the KVPY aptitude test.